Boronia Trail , Mooloolah River National Park

Sunshine Coast

Adjoining the Mooloolah River, the Mooloolah River National Park protects valuable remnants of coastal lowland habitat, rainforest, open eucalypt woodlands, melaleuca forests, wallum banksia woodlands, scribbly gum open forests, wallum heath and sedgelands.

No Dogs Permitted
No Horses Permitted
No Cycling Permitted
No Trail Bikes Permitted
Swamp or Wetland
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there:

Take the Buderim/University exit off the Sunshine Motorway. Turn left into Dixon Road and onto Claymore Road. Follow this to the end, where there is a parking area and entrance to the trail. 


Route/Trail notes:

The trail is well defined and follows a course north across a small creek and onto he heath plain to Kawana Way and back. In wet weather, the plains will be muddy and the creek full.



Other References/Comments:

You can extend your walk by doing a full circuit by turning right onto the Littoralis Trail, then down along Kawana way to pick up the Melaleuca Trail, back onto the Aemula Trail that intersect the Boronia and back to your start. A total of 8.5km.


It was a very boggy walk today bu still a lovely place to be. It must be beautiful when the wildflowers are in bloom

Bobbe on 4 Jul, 2019

Close to home (and Anaconda!), this is an area we had not previously visited. Originally described as 'wheelchair friendly', it was obviously not, unless you had sand tyres: (I have changed it to 'Easy'). There are very few highlights, except for the occasional goanna, but a good trail for a bit of exercise. There was also a sign for the Robur Fire Trail at the start, but not investigated, but presume that it follows the edge of the NP to the river?

F.A.B. on 17 Feb, 2017

Great walk for wildlife kids loved it although not so much the knee deep water crossing.

Red on 1 May, 2016

We really enjoyed the open plain. It was covered with what looked like something similar to small grass trees all with spikes. It was a really hot day, but the breeze over the flat plains made it cooler there than among the trees.

Ian and Sue on 22 Nov, 2014

Did the whole trail with the connections of Aemula , Littorails too. Easy fire trail but a little muddy / wet after rain we had.

J on 27 Sep, 2014


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